We're supporting the International Rescue Committee (IRC) to recruit a Senior Director, Global High-Net-Worth Individuals. We are seeking a senior fundraising leader with considerable experience leading a global HNWI revenue programme.
The International Rescue Committee (IRC) responds to the world’s worst humanitarian crises and helps people to survive and rebuild their lives. Founded in 1933 at the request of Albert Einstein, the IRC offers lifesaving care and life-changing assistance to refugees forced to flee from war or disaster. At work today in over 40 countries and 28 U.S. cities, we restore safety, dignity and hope to millions who are uprooted and struggling to endure. The IRC leads the way from harm to home.
IRC’s Global Partnerships and Philanthropy (GPP) department is responsible for the global delivery of the International Rescue Committee’s private sector resources (financially contributing circa USD200m per annum, as well as key partnerships and influence that support our mission), and plays an important strategic role in the creation of IRC’s brand, awareness and support for its advocacy goals.
The IRC’s strategy centers on its ambition to continue to improve the scale and effectiveness of IRC programs worldwide with evidence of what works best to impact people’s lives in conflict and fragile settings. GPP comprises colleagues and teams delivering marketing, account management, leadership gifts, board liaison, corporate partnerships, brand stewardship and communications to support this work.
Senior Director, Global High-Net-Worth Individuals (HNWI)
Reports to: Vice-President, International Development
Location: Global: All locations where IRC is registered to do business
Salary: Competitive remuneration package
Contract: Regular, Permanent
The IRC’s International Development Unit, a part of the Global Partnerships and Philanthropy Department, leads on the Organisation’s engagement with high-value private-sector stakeholders globally (corporations, foundations and individual philanthropists).
The Senior Director, High-Net-Worth Individuals on the International Development team will be responsible for the overall planning, development and implementation of the IRC’s global private-sector high-net-worth individual giving strategy in line with the global private sector strategic plan. They will lead the International Development team into new markets globally and be responsible for meeting a HNWI fundraising goal. The incumbent will drive revenue growth and oversee IRC’s efforts to leverage the influence of the philanthropic community to positively impact the lives of those we serve.
For more information about the role, a full job description and details on how to apply, please contact our recruitment consultant:
Closing date: We are proceeding with interviews as soon as strong applications are received.
Home working or standard office work environment; some potential travel in the U.S. and international. This role may require working remotely full or part time, and part time remote employees may be required to share workspace.
IRC strives to be an equal opportunities employer. IRC is committed to equality of opportunity and to non-discrimination for all job applicants and employees. We seek to ensure we achieve diversity in our workforce regardless of gender, race, religious beliefs, nationality, ethnic/national origin, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability.